Support local journalism Your subscription makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} The appraiser’s office determines the tax value of various properties, including houses, buildings, and land. The assessment then helps determine the amount of property tax owed to support schools, cities, county and other government subdivisions. Umpires heard 1,987 protests inRead More →

Australia’s central bank has warned of deteriorating conditions in commercial property markets, with banks and developers exposed to excessively high property valuations. In its April Financial Stability Review, the Reserve Bank gave a grim forecast detailing that the coming period would see lower volumes, sales and valuations, reflecting the weakRead More →

Rapid urban development in China has transformed cityscapes, with a dramatic increase in tall buildings. However, current 2D real estate valuation methods neglect the vertical dimension, even though this aspect contains important metrics that impact the value of the property – such as types of views, range of view, andRead More →

Basics of property valuation People do a real estate appraisal for a number of reasons. In addition, you can use different forms of real estate appraisals. This article will go deeper into real estate appraisals, giving you an overview of the different reasons why you need real estate appraisals. Plus,Read More →